I first saw Marilyn Mazur, the world-leading female percussionist perform live at the EFG London Jazz Festival last November (2014). Ms. Mazur is a Danish musical percussionist - a multi-award winner, who approaches her work in a unique way. During the live show, Marilyn was joined onstage by Nils Petter Molvaer, Jan Bang and Eivind Aarset – all equally exceptional musicians. I knew that Ms. Mazur was a Danish percussionist. But what to expect? Would she be like another Evelyn Glennie? Well – I was greatly surprised and impressed!
That night, Marilyn Mazur wove a spell with her own unique Scandinavian Spirit Cave group, both inside and out of her unique self-contained stage "house”, comprising – but not limited to - drums, bells, pots and dustbins.
As a woman, I find it interesting to now review Ms Mazur’s latest release, "Flamingo Sky” for Dave’s Place Music – ...